Master Control/Technical Operator


Cox MediaGroup – Orlando, WFTV/WRDQ has an opening for a part-time Technical Operator.


OperateMaster Control equipment in both automated and live/manual situations formultiple channels. Duties include commercial ingest, segmenting shows frommultiple sources, tuning in live shots from trucks in the field as well assatellite shots, breaking news support, squeezebacks, and crawls.


Previoustelevision Master Control experience in a fast paced automated environment isrequired. Must be skilled in on-air automation and file based ingest, transferand playback functions. Must communicate clearly and work well with otherdepartments. Candidate must be able to operate personal computers and varioussoftware programs such as Outlook, Microsoft Office, and others. This job requires using several elements ofour automation system and our video transfer systems.

The idealcandidate must be able to perform the above duties quickly and efficiently. Candidatemust be able to work with minimal supervision. Schedule flexibility is requiredsubject to the operational needs of WFTV/WRDQ-TV including evenings, overnights,weekends, and holidays. Previous television ingest experience is preferred.Knowledge of television automation system is a plus.


CoxMedia Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing anddigital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms ofCoxReps.

The company's operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations andone local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and morethan a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services.

CMGcurrently operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52million Americans weekly, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners.

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer;Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando-490 E South St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Variable

Travel: No

Schedule: Part-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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